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i want to make a simple program to convert octal to decimal number only

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i have searched the internet but could not get answer to my question
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Updated 2-Jul-19 19:41pm
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Solution 1

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Waseem6409 29-Jun-19 3:04am
   
i dont want everything i only need a formula of octal to decimal conversion,i can do everything else by myself
OriginalGriff 29-Jun-19 3:09am
   
Simple: convert octal to binary: that's trivial, each octal digit is three binary bits.
Then convert the binary to Hex: that's trivial, each hex digit is four bits from the binary.

So what part of this is giving you problems?
Waseem6409 29-Jun-19 3:34am
   
i did everything but the formula to convert i am stuck at like i did convert integer to binary,octal,hexadecimal by using builtin function but in this i have t o give code the formula i need help with that formula
OriginalGriff 29-Jun-19 3:44am
   
So what do you have as an input? Is it a string?
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Solution 2

Octal to Decimal conversion:
I would take an example to show you this:
Octal number: 123
multiply the digit at hundredths place with 8^2
multiply the digit at tenths place with 8^1
and multiply the digit at zeroth place with 8^0
and add all of them 64*1+8*2+1*3 = 83.
# Function to convert 
# octal to decimal 
def octalToDecimal(n): 
      
    num = n; 
    dec_value = 0; 
  
    # Initializing base value 
    # to 1, i.e 8^0 
    base = 1; 
  
    temp = num; 
    while (temp): 
  
        # Extracting last digit 
        last_digit = temp % 10; 
        temp = int(temp / 10); 
  
        # Multiplying last digit 
        # with appropriate base 
        # value and adding it  
        # to dec_value 
        dec_value += last_digit * base; 
  
        base = base * 8; 
  
    return dec_value; 


I am also attaching the code but It uses functions. i would recommend you to refer it once you have tried it and also try this by simple loops or so. Later I would also try to share that approach.
   

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